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by Jorge Henriquez
February 22nd, 2021, 7:09 pm
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: PERUVIAN CHICKEN
Replies: 7
Views: 353

Re: PERUVIAN CHICKEN

Martin, next time try the Serious Eats recipe and see how it compares.

Also, never seen the cilantro sauce be made with feta or mustard. Odd.
by Jorge Henriquez
February 22nd, 2021, 9:24 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: It's been too long! Pizza!
Replies: 1575
Views: 94887

Re: It's been too long! Pizza!

I’m starting to figure out the Ooni, although I should have refilled the hopper before pizza #3 (this one) Garlic confit, shaved fennel, Cremini, Provolone, Mozzarella https://i.ibb.co/k1QWdjB/DA6-C4-D57-2-D77-4819-8-FE3-8-BE563971-B87.jpg Scott, If I’m cooking on my own, the gas attachment on the ...
by Jorge Henriquez
February 18th, 2021, 11:59 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: Stanley Tucci "Searching for Italy"
Replies: 51
Views: 1836

Re: Stanley Tucci "Searching for Italy"

Episodes are available on the CNNgo App on Apple TV, PlayStation, XBox, etc.
by Jorge Henriquez
February 18th, 2021, 7:12 am
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: The Cocktail Thread
Replies: 736
Views: 57982

Re: The Cocktail Thread

Tran, I believe that the failure in your smoked Manhattan was using the liquid smoke in lieu of actual smoke via a gun or even some herbs or chips lit on fire and then covered next to the glass under a glass cloche (which looks super cool). I’ve had many a smoked drink at cocktail bars that I found ...
by Jorge Henriquez
February 16th, 2021, 6:45 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Penfolds California Collection
Replies: 52
Views: 3229

Re: Penfolds California Collection

Youse guys don't seem to appreciate its great value in comparison........

https://www.wine-searcher.com/m/2012/06 ... ds-ampoule
by Jorge Henriquez
February 16th, 2021, 12:52 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Rioja & Ribeye
Replies: 8
Views: 839

Re: Rioja & Ribeye

Very nice recap Arv.

Coincidentally, last night we had Prime Rib paired with 2010 La Rioja Alta Viña Ardanza. The wine was superb.
by Jorge Henriquez
February 11th, 2021, 3:43 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Best deal/coupon for on-line wine shopping.
Replies: 2708
Views: 322352

Re: Best deal/coupon for on-line wine shopping.

Since wine.com promo codes max out at $300, I can’t imagine why anyone would spend more than that $300 in a single transaction at a time.
by Jorge Henriquez
February 10th, 2021, 6:05 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: White wines comparable to Lopez de Heredia blancos?
Replies: 21
Views: 1079

Re: White wines comparable to Lopez de Heredia blancos?

I haven’t had it in a good while but I recall Remelluri’s Blanco being in the same vein as LdH. No?
by Jorge Henriquez
February 9th, 2021, 7:21 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Best deal/coupon for on-line wine shopping.
Replies: 2708
Views: 322352

Re: Best deal/coupon for on-line wine shopping.

RMN still showing 10% cash back on wine.com today.
by Jorge Henriquez
February 9th, 2021, 6:28 am
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: The Bourbon Thread
Replies: 4139
Views: 239695

Re: The Bourbon Thread

Kris Patten wrote: February 4th, 2021, 6:54 pm
Jorge Henriquez wrote: January 31st, 2021, 8:42 pm
Their barrel selections are excellent. Hi Time barrel you have there is 12 years 5 months at 60%, for what $79.99-84.99?
Kris,

Yeah $80 (tax included). Great buy.
by Jorge Henriquez
February 8th, 2021, 10:57 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Favorite Wine Movie
Replies: 118
Views: 6827

Re: Favorite Wine Movie

“Ce qui nous lie” is a phenomenally and emotionally well done film. Surpassed Sideways as my favorite.
by Jorge Henriquez
February 8th, 2021, 5:10 pm
Forum: Cellar Rats (ITB)
Topic: FedEx/UPS - I have to start my own wine shipping company.
Replies: 34
Views: 4081

Re: FedEx/UPS - I have to start my own wine shipping company.

This is how over-charged we are: I'm looking at a minimum of $7-10K in shipping in the coming months for all the BD and mailing list stuff. It would literally cost as much (or even be cheaper) to hire someone for a month, have him do every single delivery (in temperature control and with no screw u...
by Jorge Henriquez
February 7th, 2021, 9:25 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: Super Bowl Food
Replies: 20
Views: 667

Re: Super Bowl Food

Homemade pigs in a blanket
Nachos
Cauliflower Buffalo “wings”
Guacamole
Pan con Tomate
by Jorge Henriquez
February 5th, 2021, 7:14 am
Forum: BerserkerDay 12 (Jan 27, 2021) "The Black Friday of Wine Commerce" - Forbes
Topic: ** Offer Closing Sunday! **. Morgan Ranch Wagyu Berserker Day 12 Deal!
Replies: 255
Views: 9202

Re: ** Offer Closing Sunday! **. Morgan Ranch Wagyu Berserker Day 12 Deal!

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Holy marbling!!!! So excited about trying one of these soon.

Thank you Carrie & Dan! You better be back next year.
by Jorge Henriquez
February 1st, 2021, 4:32 pm
Forum: BerserkerDay 12 (Jan 27, 2021) "The Black Friday of Wine Commerce" - Forbes
Topic: BERSERKERDAY 12 RESULTS ARE IN - INSANE RECORDS SET, WOW!!
Replies: 80
Views: 3714

Re: BERSERKERDAY 12 RESULTS ARE IN - INSANE RECORDS SET, WOW!!

Hell yeah! Hats off to Todd, Brig and all the vendors that made this record possible!
by Jorge Henriquez
February 1st, 2021, 5:10 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Does Taylor's care if I get a bad bottle?
Replies: 28
Views: 1923

Re: Does Taylor's care if I get a bad bottle?

It’s February 1st today right?

Not April 1st......?
by Jorge Henriquez
January 31st, 2021, 8:42 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: The Bourbon Thread
Replies: 4139
Views: 239695

Re: The Bourbon Thread

by Jorge Henriquez
January 28th, 2021, 10:12 am
Forum: BerserkerDay 12 (Jan 27, 2021) "The Black Friday of Wine Commerce" - Forbes
Topic: ** Offer Closing Sunday! **. Morgan Ranch Wagyu Berserker Day 12 Deal!
Replies: 255
Views: 9202

Re: Morgan Ranch Wagyu Berserker Day 12 Deal!

Late order in!

Thank you to Dan & Carrie for this generous offer and to Nola for bringing them on board!
by Jorge Henriquez
January 27th, 2021, 4:27 pm
Forum: BerserkerDay 12 (Jan 27, 2021) "The Black Friday of Wine Commerce" - Forbes
Topic: PAETRA Willamette Valley BD12 Offers
Replies: 49
Views: 2096

Re: PAETRA Willamette Valley BD12 Offers

Bill,

About to pull the trigger on a case but wanted to confirm if $65 is the correct amount for shipping to NY.

Thanks as always for sharing your delicious wines!
by Jorge Henriquez
January 27th, 2021, 1:28 pm
Forum: BerserkerDay 12 (Jan 27, 2021) "The Black Friday of Wine Commerce" - Forbes
Topic: Suzor Wines | ''Oregon Pinot Noir at its precision-balanced, Burgundy-inspired best.''
Replies: 80
Views: 3292

Re: Suzor Wines | ''Oregon Pinot Noir at its precision-balanced, Burgundy-inspired best.''

Greg,

Welcome to Berserker Day and thank you for the amazing offer. In for an All of Suzor case. Look forward to trying these later this year.
by Jorge Henriquez
January 14th, 2021, 7:22 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Best deal/coupon for on-line wine shopping.
Replies: 2708
Views: 322352

Re: Best deal/coupon for on-line wine shopping.

Hot50 works for 50 off 150. Just grabbed some Bowmore 18 for $103 after this and the $30 Amex Ex. yeah. cant believe I got 2 days in a row with $50 off of $150. first with vd50 then with hot50. Don't forget GIRLS50, also $50 off $150. Hot50 + Girls50 = vd50? Maybe Valtex50 is the next code?
by Jorge Henriquez
January 4th, 2021, 2:12 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: The Cocktail Thread
Replies: 736
Views: 57982

Re: The Cocktail Thread

Joe, We use these at home: https://www.crateandbarrel.com/nick-and-nora-glass/s444582?localedetail=US&storeid=623&a=1552&campaignid=9986587406&adgroupid=100019505999&targetid=aud-356254942944:pla-905325682243&pla_sku=444582&pcat=HSW&ag=adult&gclid=Cj0KCQiAlsv_BRDt...
by Jorge Henriquez
January 4th, 2021, 1:55 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: NYC retailer shipping policies
Replies: 20
Views: 919

Re: NYC retailer shipping policies

Markus S wrote: January 4th, 2021, 11:30 am Gee, stores NYC stores that do not like to hold wine and auto-insurance added...sounds like Zachys.
Zachys is not in NYC.
by Jorge Henriquez
January 4th, 2021, 1:29 pm
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: It's been too long! Pizza!
Replies: 1575
Views: 94887

Re: It's been too long! Pizza!

Kenny,

You are my pizza guardian angel! 80% AP, 10% WW & 10% Spelt. 63% hydration. About 2 minutes each cooking time.
Dough was a tad denser than what I prefer but flavor was on point.
by Jorge Henriquez
December 29th, 2020, 9:33 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: Zero Alcohol Spirits
Replies: 8
Views: 758

Re: Zero Alcohol Spirits

My pregnant wife gave Seedlip a try over the late summer/early fall. Not worth it.

Athletic Brewing Co. out of Connecticut has done the job though.
by Jorge Henriquez
December 29th, 2020, 7:02 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: Any one use a Moka Pot?
Replies: 10
Views: 949

Re: Any one use a Moka Pot?

Greg corrected a couple of tips in my post. He is correct.

Don't open lid, keep burner on until steam comes out the spout.
by Jorge Henriquez
December 28th, 2020, 7:05 pm
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: Any one use a Moka Pot?
Replies: 10
Views: 949

Re: Any one use a Moka Pot?

Every single day. Buy the fine ground, espresso bricks (Pilón, Bustelo, etc.); fill bottom with water to mid way of pressure release valve; scoop coffee grounds into filter (you can mound the coffee grounds to form a little cone in the middle. Tighten the top well. Low to medium heat on smallest bur...
by Jorge Henriquez
December 28th, 2020, 11:17 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: UPDATE: Auction purchase - wine beyond damaged
Replies: 65
Views: 4409

Re: Auction purchase - wine beyond damaged

Gents, read the spoiler. It's a 1996 Ch. St. Jean Cinq Cepages! No way it should look like that. What about female or non-binary readers? [snort.gif] neener Are you either of those? Doubt it. See above who had responded to OP up to that point. It was them who I was addressing. [snort.gif] neener
by Jorge Henriquez
December 28th, 2020, 9:58 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: UPDATE: Auction purchase - wine beyond damaged
Replies: 65
Views: 4409

Re: Auction purchase - wine beyond damaged

How long ago did you purchase it Joe?
by Jorge Henriquez
December 28th, 2020, 9:15 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: UPDATE: Auction purchase - wine beyond damaged
Replies: 65
Views: 4409

Re: Auction purchase - wine beyond damaged

Gents, read the spoiler.

It's a 1996 Ch. St. Jean Cinq Cepages! No way it should look like that.
by Jorge Henriquez
December 28th, 2020, 8:48 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: UPDATE: Auction purchase - wine beyond damaged
Replies: 65
Views: 4409

Re: Auction purchase - wine beyond damaged

That looks terrible. If the auction house has a shred of interest in keeping you as a customer and their reputation intact, they should refund you immediately.
by Jorge Henriquez
December 27th, 2020, 11:31 am
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: Saint Cloud bourbon
Replies: 4
Views: 1094

Re: Saint Cloud bourbon

https://www.wineberserkers.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=157723&hilit=ray+walker+cloud Above should really be in Spirits vs. Asylum. Not really Kris. The conversation there is all over the place and the Bourbon itself is simply the conduit for more Ray Walker dubiousness. It'll stay in Asyl...
by Jorge Henriquez
December 23rd, 2020, 2:47 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: The Cocktail Thread
Replies: 736
Views: 57982

Re: The Cocktail Thread

Sounds awesome! Works well in winter or more of a summery drink?
by Jorge Henriquez
December 23rd, 2020, 9:09 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Wine Spectator Top 100 Thread
Replies: 141
Views: 16126

Re: Wine Spectator Top 100 Thread

Sokolin, cut off below, has it at $225.
by Jorge Henriquez
December 22nd, 2020, 4:17 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Wine Spectator Top 100 Thread
Replies: 141
Views: 16126

Re: Wine Spectator Top 100 Thread

Tom Taylor wrote: December 22nd, 2020, 12:44 am Wine Cellarage is never afraid to offer absurd pricing.
Have you guys checked wine-searcher results lately?
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by Jorge Henriquez
December 22nd, 2020, 4:13 pm
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: Fried eggs
Replies: 68
Views: 2932

Re: Fried eggs

Brandon R wrote: December 22nd, 2020, 2:17 pm I generally think that a fried egg should have no brown. When I see that, I say to myself, "That's poor heat control...too hot."
Disagree! That crispy brown circumference is delicious and a great contrast to a runny yolk.
by Jorge Henriquez
December 17th, 2020, 5:49 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: It's been too long! Pizza!
Replies: 1575
Views: 94887

Re: It's been too long! Pizza!

I still need to work on my dough stretching much more.....but damn if this wasn’t my best tasting dough yet! Like hole-in-the-wall-Brooklyn good! I’m finding that 5-6 days in the fridge develops an amazing flavor that my wife and I really like. About 2-3 minutes in the Ooni for each one. 9E7B692E-3...
by Jorge Henriquez
December 16th, 2020, 2:40 pm
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: The Cocktail Thread
Replies: 736
Views: 57982

Re: The Cocktail Thread

COCKTAIL CHRONICLES: THE VIKING I don't often see cucumber in a Brandy based cocktail so I gave this a try: VIKING Spirits: 2 parts Brandy [/b] Liqueurs: .5 Parts Chartreuse [/b] Fruit: 1 part Lemon; 3 slices cucumber [/b] Sweets: .25 parts Simple syrup [/b] Bitters: None Sodas: 4 oz Tonic Water [/...
by Jorge Henriquez
December 16th, 2020, 10:05 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Wine Spectator Top 100 Thread
Replies: 141
Views: 16126

Re: Wine Spectator Top 100 Thread

The “a” in Ygay is pronounced like the Brits pronounce “tomahtoes”. Soft “ah”.
by Jorge Henriquez
December 16th, 2020, 8:07 am
Forum: Epicurean Exploits - Food and Recipes
Topic: It's been too long! Pizza!
Replies: 1575
Views: 94887

Re: It's been too long! Pizza!

I still need to work on my dough stretching much more.....but damn if this wasn’t my best tasting dough yet! Like hole-in-the-wall-Brooklyn good! I’m finding that 5-6 days in the fridge develops an amazing flavor that my wife and I really like. About 2-3 minutes in the Ooni for each one. 9E7B692E-34...
by Jorge Henriquez
December 12th, 2020, 3:54 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Wine Spectator Top 100 Thread
Replies: 141
Views: 16126

Re: Wine Spectator Top 100 Thread

PHuff wrote: December 11th, 2020, 10:27 am
Chris Seiber wrote: December 11th, 2020, 10:21 am How do you pronounce Ygay?
EEE-GAY?
In Spain it would be closer to “Ee - guy”
by Jorge Henriquez
December 8th, 2020, 10:40 am
Forum: Beer and Spirits
Topic: A bitters thread
Replies: 29
Views: 1335

Re: A bitters thread

Bittermen's is a great line. I love the Xocolatl Mole in a Manhattan.

Also use Fee Brothers Molasses Bitters in OF.
by Jorge Henriquez
December 4th, 2020, 6:59 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: AMA - William Kelley edition - 12/09/2020 5:30PST
Replies: 175
Views: 10237

Re: AMA - William Kelley edition - 12/09/2020 5:30PST

Sarah Kirschbaum wrote: December 4th, 2020, 5:31 am
Jorge Henriquez wrote: December 3rd, 2020, 8:17 pm Hey sorry, just seeing this. Did this happen already?

If not, and if there’s still space, is there somewhere I could sign up please?

TIA.
Just seeing it, but not actually reading it, it would seem..... neener
I sometimes have trouble reading English well. Lo siento.
by Jorge Henriquez
December 3rd, 2020, 8:17 pm
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: AMA - William Kelley edition - 12/09/2020 5:30PST
Replies: 175
Views: 10237

Re: AMA - William Kelley edition - 12/09/2020 5:30PST

Hey sorry, just seeing this. Did this happen already?

If not, and if there’s still space, is there somewhere I could sign up please?

TIA.
by Jorge Henriquez
November 24th, 2020, 5:50 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Best deal/coupon for on-line wine shopping.
Replies: 2708
Views: 322352

Re: Best deal/coupon for on-line wine shopping.

Thanks again Mike! More Cru Bojo and Sherries (not Shapiro) for Thanksgiving!
by Jorge Henriquez
November 23rd, 2020, 11:29 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Best deal/coupon for on-line wine shopping.
Replies: 2708
Views: 322352

Re: Best deal/coupon for on-line wine shopping.

bretrooks wrote: November 23rd, 2020, 10:28 am I assume he's referencing APPWELCOME & TURKEY20 from earlier posts.
Got it. Thanks!
by Jorge Henriquez
November 23rd, 2020, 10:21 am
Forum: Wine Talk
Topic: Best deal/coupon for on-line wine shopping.
Replies: 2708
Views: 322352

Re: Best deal/coupon for on-line wine shopping.

M.Sysak wrote: November 22nd, 2020, 4:27 pm APP & Turkey 20/50 on W.C=
Tondonia '08 x 2 at $33ea
TY!
keep em coming
What exactly is the code? "APP&Turkey" nor "APP & Turkey" are being recognized.

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